List of Law and Policy Documents

last updated September 2014

Contributed in part by: Women's Rights Center, Armenia National VAW Monitor

 

GENDER EQUALITY

Labor Code of Armenia (excerpt in English) (Armenian)

Law on Equal Rights and Equal Opportunities for Men and Women (2013) (Draft Version in Armenian) 

Family Code of Armenia (2004, amended 2013) (Articles 1(3,4), 10(1), 24, 40 and 49)

Constitution of Armenia (Articles 3, 4, 15, 16 and 32)

Electoral Code of Armenia (2011) (Articles 40(2), 41(2), 108(2),155(2),and 166(3))

 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Criminal Code of Armenia (Articles 117 and 118) 

 

SEXUAL ASSAULT

Criminal Code of Armenia (Articles 138-140)

 

SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Labour Code (excerpt in English) (Armenian)

 Criminal Code of Armenia (Article 140)

 

TRAFFICKING IN WOMEN

Criminal Code of Armenia (2011) (Article 132)

Excerpts from the Republic of Armenia Law on Making Amendments and Supplements to the Criminal Code (2006)

 

NATIONAL PLAN OF ACTION

2013 National Action Plan to Combat Gender-based Violence (Armenian)

2011-2015 Strategic Action Plan to Combat Gender-based Violence

National Action Plan On Fight Against Trafficking in Persons During 2013-2015 in the Republic of Armenia

Gender Policy Strategy Action Plan 2011-2015

2004 to 2010 National Plan of Action of the Republic of Armenia on the Improvement of the Status of Women and the Enhancement of their Role in Society.